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Feb 6, 2013 9:00pm PST
-- we want a segment of this unit to come into the db unit like in santa clara because we know that is a better prosecution model. >> so then, you are saying this configuration up until recently has served the district attorney's office in handling domestic violence cases, but because there are additional -- a great escalation in cases going to court, going to trial, that is putting a strain on your ability to meet the challenge? >> well, i'm not so sure -- the reality is that we have been understaffed and underfunded for a very long time. and the workload in the db unit has been one that we have not always reached the level of efficiency and effectiveness that i would like to see. that has been aggravated by the increase in workload in the last year. >> i don't mean to use the wrong word "served." and i understand we also have the public defender here, and we have had both the d.a. and the public defender in this committee in past years, talking about just how with our bad budget years we have higher caseloads and do much more with less staff. that is just the reality. i understand
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